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Sefton Hotel

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#11 of 14 hotels in Isle of Man
he 4-star Sefton Hotel is located in Douglas on the beachfront. It boasts a unique indoor water garden and eateries. The rooms at the Sefton feature flat-screen TVs, free WiFi and some rooms have views of Douglas Bay and the water garden. There are also luxury 5-star suites, complete with hot tubs, iPod docking stations and their own kitchenette. Enjoy a light bite, main meal or dessert in the themed Sir Norman's Bar and enjoy its extensive selection of wines and local ales. A more fine dining experience can be had in the Harbour Lights at The Sefton. The Sefton Hotel also boasts a tranquil pool and a library where guests can relax with a drink or a book. The Atrium Water Garden provides a stunning backdrop to enjoy a drink. The ferry port is a 10-minute walk away. Parking is available onsite, nominal parking charges apply.
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Property amenities
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Bay View


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75Somewhat walkable
Grade: 75 out of 100
64Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
8Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
100Room tips
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The best bits: the staff were very friendly and helpful. The bedroom was clean, spacious and well equipped. We certainly enjoyed the breakfasts, which allow you to order certain dishes if you wish. The building is handsome and is in a great location. As many people have
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Response from SeftonHotelManager, Manager at Sefton Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Amethyst627, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely and glowing review of the Sefton Hotel on Trip advisor. I am delighted to read that you found the staff to be very friendly and helpfull. Thank for mentioning the quality of breakfast Alex, Lidia, Ehtasham, Wan, Anthony & Raphel will be very happy to ear these comments. My apologies in relation to the noise, we always make sure that guest maintain low noise levels but in this case we didn't succeed, my apologies once again. Kind Regards, David Codinha Deputy General Manager
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Never been to the isle of man , loved it , hotel fab ,we were in a room overlooking the Atrium . Fab room . Had lovely 3 night stay , pity the last night was spoilt by work men 2 floors up shouting ,swearing ,throwing furniture , they had already been moved from the sister hotel
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Response from SeftonHotelManager, Manager at Sefton Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Pamela c, Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review on the Sefton Hotel Trip-Advisor page. It is with great delight that we have welcomed you to the Isle of Man with a lovely weekend. My apologies for the disturbance in the Atrium but soon after was resolved. I look forward to personally welcoming you back to the Sefton hotel in the not to distant future and if there is anything else I can do in the meantime please do not hesitate to get in touch directly. Best Wishes, David Codinha Deputy General Manager
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As the title says the general feel of this hotel is that it needs a complete refurb! When I stayed the lifts didn't work, the corridors were dirty, the furniture in the room was chipped and peeling, everything felt shabby and old. Another strange thing I noticed was the
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Response from SeftonHotelManager, Manager at Sefton Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear spencerLeeds, Thank you for leaving your feedback. We have sent your feedback to the personnel concerned. I apologise for this bad experience. This is very disappointing to hear, but we hope you give us another chance to make it up to you. Kindest Regards, David Codinha Deputy General Manager
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Where to start? Good points - good location, friendly helpful staff, good car parking, good size room, good breakfast. Bad points - our room was next to the lift and had a tiny, useless balcony that overlooked the atrium so it was noisy and hard to get a good nights sleep, also
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Response from SeftonHotelManager, Manager at Sefton Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Racingjohn789, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on your recent stay at The Sefton Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed friendliness of the staff, good car parking, good Size room and good breakfast. Thank you also for leaving your feedback about the building, we are presently renovating the hotel. It would be a pleasure to welcome you back to The Sefton Hotel hopefully in the near future. With kind regards, David Codinha Deputy General Manager
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Despite its age and in need of some TLC in places, this place is huge and intriguing. Currently being tidied up in places, this takes away nothing from the experience. Food is great and the staff friendly and helpful. Very large room with a great balcony overlooking the
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Response from SeftonHotelManager, Manager at Sefton Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear S6709GNalanb, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave us feedback with regards your most recent stay at the Sefton Hotel. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to us, and found our Staff friendly and helpful. I am also very grateful for you to mention our very large rooms and great balcony overlooking the Atrium. With my sincere thanks for you selecting our hotel for your stay, and for your care and attention in leaving us a lovely review! Kindest regards David Codinha Deputy General Manager
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$117 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United KingdomIsle of ManDouglas
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